**** man, you're brewing with the knob up to eleven for sure !
Other than the 1st and possibly 2nd degree burns, it sounds like a good time. My first AG had a mash that ran twice as long. I misread my thermometer and was about 15F too low. Daaamnit.
Its good to have another SLC member on the board. If ya ever want to split any bulk-hops orders, lemme know.